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solemn
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The House of Mirth
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  • Lily, oppressed by the close atmosphere, and the stifling odour of fresh mourning, felt her attention straying as Mrs. Peniston’s lawyer, solemnly erect behind the Buhl table at the end of the room, began to rattle through the preamble of the will.
  • Now, Jack, don’t look so solemn!"

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  • He took a solemn oath.
  • Everyone was solemn at the funeral.

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